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Dr. Lance Governale, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 41

Dr. Governale

Dr. Lance Governale, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbus, OH. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(614) 293-8714

Dr. Governale accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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Humana
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MultiPlan
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Dr. Governale's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hydrocephalus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Governale treats Hydrocephalus more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Governale treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Governale treats Brain Disorders more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Governale treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Brain Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Governale performs Brain Surgery more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Governale performs this procedure more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Governale's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lance Governale, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbus, OH. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Children's Hospital Boston
Residency Hospital
Children's Hospital Boston
Internship Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Medical School

Dr. Governale's Reviews

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Our son was born @ UF Health needing 2 brain surgeries immediately and another at 3 months old. We have been blown away by Dr. Governale. He has exceeded all of our expectations. His bedside manners are incredible and beyond what we ever imagined; we feel as though he treats our son and us as a...Read More
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